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Mesosaccella

Bivalvia - Protobranchia - Nuculanidae

Taxonomy
Mesosaccella was named by Chavan (1946) [Sepkoski's age data: J Sine T Than Sepkoski's reference number: 791,914]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Nuculanidae by Vokes (1980); and to Nuculoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1946Mesosaccella Chavan
1980Mesosaccella Vokes p. 6
2002Mesosaccella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classBivalvia
orderProtobranchiaPelseneer 1889
superorderNuculaniformiiCarter et al. 2000
orderNuculanida(Carter et al. 2000)
superfamilyNuculanoideaAdams and Adams 1858
familyNuculanidaeAdams and Adams 1858
genusMesosaccellaChavan 1946

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available